Bonar Hypower Ltd

Scope and Content

Directors minutes 1961-1993; register of directors and secretaries 1959-1991; seal book 1961-1987; share records 1940-1989; Grosvenor Works pension fund and works life assurance scheme trustees minutes 1971-1976.

Administrative / Biographical History

Aldous & Campbell Ltd became Aldous Campbell Hypower Ltd in 1961. In 1965 GHP Lifts Limited was incorporated as a parent company for Aldous Campbell Hypower Ltd and Etchells Congdon & Muir Ltd. In 1966 the two parts of the company split: the Etchells side of the business changed its name first to GHP Lifts Ltd, and almost immediately back to Etchells Congdon & Muir Ltd, finally becoming GHP Services Ltd from 1967. Aldous Campbell Hypower Ltd became Grosvenor Hypower Ltd, changing its name to Bonar Hypower Ltd in 1981.

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.

Acquisition Information

The records were deposited by Low & Bonar PLC in 1978 and 2001 (AccM/77, AccM/80 and AccM/464).

Other Finding Aids

Descriptive list. Subject source lists and databases are also available.